Figure Skate Help!

Decorating By the cake whole Updated 3 Dec 2008 , 8:29pm by Price

the cake whole Posted 3 Dec 2008 , 4:08pm
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Okay.... I am doing a figure skate for my friends daughters birthday friday. I have my cakes baked and now I just need to figure out how to carve them in the shape of a figure skate!
Any ideas from my fellow CC'ers would be wonderful!

Thanks again!

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KHalstead Posted 3 Dec 2008 , 7:20pm
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are you doing the skate in 3-D standing up?? Or just 2-D laying down on it's side??? You should be able to find some directions for boots and then just put a blade on the bottom of it.

the cake whole Posted 3 Dec 2008 , 8:21pm
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I am going to do it 2 d laying on its side.

Price Posted 3 Dec 2008 , 8:29pm
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Ok, if you're going to do 2D, I would make a pattern using a piece of cardboard and use it to cut the cake to the desired shape. I would use fondant with tylose added to form the blade and paint it with silver luster dust mixed in alcohol or extract.

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